Miguel Navarro is the Head of Banking Products at the World Bank Treasury. He manages the team responsible for the design and implementation of financial solutions to help clients: (1) access financing for development by mobilizing World Bank Group resources and private sector financing; (2) mitigate the impact of financial and natural disasters risks by facilitating access to market-based risk management tools; and (3) strengthen capacity to implement efficient risk management strategies by providing advisory services.
Before joining The World Bank Treasury, Mr. Navarro worked for over 10 years on the financial sector and pension related projects in Latin America and East Asia Regions. Prior to joining the World Bank, he worked for Santander Serfin, one of Mexico’s largest commercial banks where he was responsible for structuring international financing operations for the bank’s corporate clientele.
Mr. Navarro is a Chartered Financial Accountant, has a Master’s degree in International Business Administration from the Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico, and a Master’s degree in International Economics and Latin American Studies from The John Hopkins’s School of Advanced International Studies in Washington, DC.